HP DesignJet T1600 36-in Printer (3EK10A)

HP DesignJet T1600 36-in Printer (3EK10A) All tech specs


Print speed

180 A1/hr, 19.3 sec/A1 *

Ink drop

6 pl (C, M, Y, G, pK); 9 pl (mK)

Print cartridge volume delivered

300 ml (C, M, Y, G, pK, mK); 130 ml (C, M, Y, G, pK, mK)

Ink types

Dye-based (C, M, Y, pK, G); pigment-based (mK)

Number of print cartridges

6 (C, M, Y, G, pK, mK)

Print heads

1 universal printhead

Color(s) of printing supplies

Cyan, magenta, yellow, photo black, matte black, gray

Print quality color (best)

Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

Finished output handling

Sheet feed, automatic front-loading roll feed, integrated output stacker * , media bin, automatic horizontal cutter

Media sizes standard (metric rolls)

279 to 914 mm

Roll external diameter

140 mm

Roll maximum input


Roll maximum weight

11.9 kg

Recommended media

C6810A HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (FSC® certified) (recyclable) 914 mm x 91.4 m; C6980A HP Coated Paper (PEFC™ certified) (recyclable) 914 mm x 91.4 m; L5C80A HP Universal Heavyweight Coated Paper, 3-in Core (FSC® certified) (recyclable) 914 mm x 91.4 m; D9R28A HP Everyday Matte Polypropylene, 3-in Core 914 mm x 61 m

Media thickness

Up to 19.7 mil

Media thickness (metric)

Up to 0.5 mm

Media width, maximum

914 mm

Supported Primary Applications

Line drawings; Maps; Orthophotos; Presentations; Renderings

Non-printable area (cut-sheet)

3 x 22 x 3 x 3 mm

Non-printable area (roll media)

3 x 3 x 3 x 3 mm

Media sizes, custom

210 x 279 to 914 x 1219 mm

Media sizes supported

A4, A3, A2, A1, A0

Media types

Bond and coated paper (bond, coated, heavyweight coated, super heavyweight plus matte, colored), technical paper (natural tracing, translucent bond, vellum), film (clear, matte, polyester), photographic paper (satin, gloss, semi-gloss, matte, high-gloss), backlit, self-adhesive (two-view cling, indoor paper, polypropylene, vinyl)

Media weight, recommended

60 to 328 g/m²

Model size

914 mm

Internal Storage

500 GB self-encrypting

Line accuracy

±0.1% *

Printer drivers included

Raster driver for Windows, AirPrint for macOS

Print languages


Print technology

HP Thermal Inkjet

Theoretical minimum line width

0.02 mm (PDF addressable @ 1200 dpi)

Optional printer languages

Adobe PostScript 3; Adobe PDF 1.7

Printing path

Direct printing from USB flash drive, print from network shared folder, email printing, HP driver for Windows, HP Print Service for Android, Apple AirPrint driver for MacOS and for iOS, HP Print for Chrome OS, HP Click, HP Smart App for iOS and Android

Connectivity, standard

Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T), Wi-Fi (with optional Jetdirect accessory), supporting the following standards: TCP/IP, BootP/DHCP (IPv4 only), DHCPv6, TFTP (IPv4 only), SNMP (v1, v2c, v3), Apple Bonjour Compatible, WS Discovery, Embedded Web Server (HTTP, HTTPS), IPsec, SMTP (email), Raw IP printing (9100), LPD, IPP, WS print, NTLM v2, SMBv3, SSL/TLS, 802.1X authentication (LEAP, PEAP, EAP-TLS), DFS

HP ePrint capability


Network ready


Security features

HP Secure Boot, Whitelisting, TPM, Role Based Access Control, LDAP and Kerberos authentication, SNMPv3, HTTPS, Secure-IPP, IPsec/Firewall, Certificates management, 802.1X, TLS 1.0/1.1/1.2, HP Web Jetadmin compatible, HP JetAdvantage Security Manager compatible, Secure Disk erase (DoD 5220.22-M), Secure File erase, self-encrypting HDD, encrypted PIN printing, Syslog security logging

Mobile printing capability

Direct print from mobile apps on iOS, Android, and Chrome OS; email printing with HP ePrint and HP Smart app for iOS and Android

Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)

1390 x 760 x 1080 mm

Package dimensions (W x D x H)

1477 x 767 x 800 mm


82 kg

Package weight

113 kg


128 GB (file processing) *

Acoustic power emissions (active, printing)

≤5.9 B(A) (operating), 4.9 B(A) (idle), ≤3.5 B(A) (sleep)

Acoustic pressure emissions

42 dB(A) (operating), 32 dB(A) (idle), <17 dB(A) (sleep)

Operating humidity range

20 to 80% RH

Non-Operating Humidity Range

0 to 90% RH

Operating temperature range

5 to 35ºC

Operating temperature range

41 to 95ºF

Storage temperature range

-25 to 55ºC

Storage temperature range

-13 to 131ºF

Power consumption

100 W (printing); <36 W (ready); <10 W (sleep); 0.3 W (off)


Input voltage (auto ranging) 100-240 V (±10%), 50/60 Hz (±3 Hz), 2 A max

Software included

HP Click, HP mobile, ePrint and iOS/Android support plus the HP Smart app for mobile, HP Web Jetadmin, HP JetAdvantage Security Manager, HP SmartTracker (optional)

Electromagnetic compatibility

Compliant with Class B requirements, including: USA (FCC rules), Canada (ICES), EU (EMC Directive), Australia (ACMA), New Zealand (RSM), China (CCC), Japan (VCCI), Korea (KCC)

Energy star certified


Environmental certification

ENERGY STAR, ErP, WEEE, RoHS (EU, China, Korea, India), REACH, EPEAT


USA and Canada (CSA certified); EU (LVD and EN 60950-1 compliant); Russia, Belarus, Khazakstan (EAC); Ukraine (UA); Singapore (PSB); China (CCC); Argentina (IRAM); Mexico (NYCE); India (BIS)

Manufacturer Warranty

Two-year limited hardware warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements.

What's in the box

HP DesignJet T1600 Printer, printer stand and media bin, spindle, printheads, introductory ink cartridges, user guide, power cords